NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 05, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(DC: Carl Stern) Supreme Court reported ruling 8 years ago that minority firms could be guaranteed portion of business by white companies; details given, scenes shown. Present case in Richmond, Virginia, detailed. [Richmond city cnclman. Henry MARSH - comments on situation.] [Attorney Walter RYLAND - says white- owned firm should not havelost business contract to black firm.] Justices Anthony Kennedy, Antonin Scalia and Sandra Day O'Connor quoted. [City cnclmen. Roy WEST and Chuck RICHARDSON - comment on situation.] Supreme Court reported scheduled to reexamine civil rights ruling made 12years ago.
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